Weddings at Hotel Doolin

Congratulations to you both for taking the plunge. Now the fun starts & selecting a venue that stands out from the rest is easier said than done, however look no further, Hotel Doolin, Clare’s alternative wedding venue, might just be what you are looking for.
View our 2019 Wedding Packages Here
View our 2020 Wedding Packages Here

Saying I Do in Doolin

Here the focus is on friendliness, fun and most importantly, food! Hotel Doolin is an intimate & quirky boutique wedding venue. Our Wedding & Events Barn bridges the tradition of a utilitarian building, enclosing a courtyard and the modern needs of a low energy contemporary wedding venue. We can accommodate up from 120-300 guests in our Eco Barn and host one wedding only per weekend so that you, along with your wedding party, family & friends can enjoy the hotel exclusively for the entire weekend which makes for a more intimate and enjoyable experience.  We guarantee you will have great fun with our team here at Hotel Doolin. (Including our resident ducks and hens).

One of our main focus’s here at Hotel Doolin is food- growing it, selecting it, preparing it, cooking it and of course serving it. We are committed to delivering original and inventive food, using as many local, home-grown, homemade & organic foods as possible on our menus.

We hope you like the packages we have put together, we believe that planning your wedding should be fun-filled and stress free, with this in mind we have kept it really simple. You pick your package, then your menu, items are not priced individually, if you are getting married at Hotel Doolin you get exactly what you want. There are no pesky supplements, sneaky service charges, Ryanair style extras, bar extensions or surprises; we look after everything.

Our dedicated wedding team here at Hotel Doolin will help you create the perfect day from beginning to end. Whether you're looking for quirky fairy-tale magic, a festival style party or a hooley in the barn, we can provide you with a stunning setting, fabulous food and all the support you need for a stress free wedding.

To arrange a viewing or to speak to a member of our wedding team, please call 065 7074111 or at any stage with questions, queries, suggestions or frustrations.

Slán go foill
General Manager



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So what else is different about Hotel Doolin?

*We only do one wedding every weekend so the hotel is exclusively yours to enjoy with your friends and family for the entire weekend.
*All your decor is included in your package, from the flowers, to your table plan, colours, centre pieces, chivari chairs & all those quirky bits & bobs in between.
*You have your very own wedding décor specialist Louise Eustace from Grace Events on hand to help you enhance your dream venue.
* Wine is included in your pacakge & flows for the duration of your meal, we don't count the bottles, just the happy faces.
*We offer three nights complimentary accommodation for our wedding couples which you can use at any stage during the planning of your big day or save them for the weekend of your wedding.
*We offer all our Bride & Grooms a Pre Wedding Health & Vitality Consultation with Peachy Health so you are both feeling & looking your best on the big day.
*We have a conscience and we listen to it.
*We are winner of The Green Hospitality Platinum Award, Green Tourism & Entertainment Award 2015, 2016 & 2017 & Green Medium Organisation Award 2018.
*We are members of the Burren Ecotourism Network & Slow Food Clare.
*We are recommended in Lucinda O'Sullivan's Great Places to Stay & Eat & also in the Mckenna Guide Best in Ireland.
*We grow our own herbs,salads & vegetables in our gardens & polytunnels & keep our own ducks & hens.
* We have our own beer, a tasty smooth Irish Red Ale called Dooliner Beer.
* We have a full vegetarian menu for wedding guests, with a choice of three starters & three main courses.
*All of our wedding couples get free weekend passes to any of Hotel Doolin's festivals including the Doolin Folk Festival, Writers Weekend & more.
*All of our main menu items including our fish & meats are sourced in Co.Clare
*We are a Tripadviser Choice Award Winner 2016 & Tripadviser Green Leader - Gold Award
*We really love doing weddings....